WYOUNG: control the family-wise error rate when performing multiple hypothesis tests
- June 19, 2018
- Better error handling for missing observations
which wyoung at the Stata prompt to determine which version you have installed. To install the most recent version of
wyoung, copy/paste the following line of code:
net install wyoung, from("https://raw.githubusercontent.com/reifjulian/wyoung/master") replace
To install the version that was uploaded to SSC, copy/paste the following line of code:
ssc install wyoung, replace
These two versions are typically synced, but occasionally the SSC version may be slightly out of date.
wyoung is a Stata command that calculates adjusted p-values using the free step-down resampling methodology of Westfall and Young (1993). It also computes the Bonferroni-Holm and Sidak-Holm adjusted p-values.
For more details, see the Stata help file included in this package. Additional documentation is available online at www.nber.org/workplacewellness/s/wyoung.pdf.
wyoung is not an official Stata command. It is a free contribution to the research community. You may cite it as:
Jones, D., D. Molitor, and J. Reif. 2018. "What Do Workplace Wellness Programs Do? Evidence from the Illinois Workplace Wellness Study." National Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper No. 24229.